mercilessness

  • 1 mercilessness — index atrocity, brutality, cruelty Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 mercilessness — merciless ► ADJECTIVE ▪ showing no mercy. DERIVATIVES mercilessly adverb mercilessness noun …

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  • 3 Mercilessness — Merciless Mer ci*less, a. Destitute of mercy; cruel; unsparing; said of animate beings, and also, figuratively, of things; as, a merciless tyrant; merciless waves. [1913 Webster] The foe is merciless, and will not pity. Shak. [1913 Webster] Syn:… …

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  • 4 mercilessness — noun see merciless …

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  • 5 mercilessness — See mercilessly. * * * …

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  • 6 mercilessness — noun The property of being merciless …

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  • 7 mercilessness — mer·ci·less·ness || mÉœrsɪlɪsnɪs / mɜːs n. pitilessness, cruelness, state of lacking compassion …

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  • 8 mercilessness — mer·ci·less·ness …

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  • 9 mercilessness — See: merciless …

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  • 10 mercilessness — noun 1. feelings of extreme heartlessness • Syn: ↑cruelty, ↑pitilessness, ↑ruthlessness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ruthless (for: ↑ruthlessness), ↑pitiless …

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  • 11 pitilessness — noun 1. feelings of extreme heartlessness • Syn: ↑cruelty, ↑mercilessness, ↑ruthlessness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ruthless (for: ↑ruthlessness), ↑pitiless, ↑ …

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  • 12 ruthlessness — noun 1. mercilessness characterized by a lack of pity (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑pitilessness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ruthless, ↑pitiless (for: ↑pitilessness) …

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  • 13 unmercifulness — noun inhumaneness evidenced by an unwillingness to be kind or forgiving • Syn: ↑mercilessness • Ant: ↑mercifulness (for: ↑mercilessness) • Derivationally related forms: ↑unmerciful, ↑ …

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  • 14 inexorability — noun mercilessness characterized by an unwillingness to relent or let up the relentlessness or their pursuit • Syn: ↑relentlessness, ↑inexorableness • Derivationally related forms: ↑inexorable (for: ↑inexorableness), ↑ …

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  • 15 inexorableness — noun mercilessness characterized by an unwillingness to relent or let up the relentlessness or their pursuit • Syn: ↑relentlessness, ↑inexorability • Derivationally related forms: ↑inexorable, ↑inexorable (for: ↑ …

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  • 16 relentlessness — noun mercilessness characterized by an unwillingness to relent or let up (Freq. 2) the relentlessness or their pursuit • Syn: ↑inexorability, ↑inexorableness • Derivationally related forms: ↑inexorable (for: ↑ …

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  • 17 fierce — adjective (fiercer; fiercest) Etymology: Middle English fiers, from Anglo French fer, fers, fiers, from Latin ferus wild, savage; akin to Greek thēr wild animal Date: 14th century 1. a. violently hostile or aggressive in temperament b. given to… …

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  • 18 merciless — adjective Date: 14th century having or showing no mercy ; pitiless • mercilessly adverb • mercilessness noun …

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  • 19 Theophan the Recluse — St. Theophan the Recluse, also known as Theophan Zatvornik (Russian: Феофан Затворник), (1815 ndash;1894) is a well known saint in the Russian Orthodox Church. He was born George Vasilievich Govorov, in the village of Chernavsk. His father was a… …

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  • 20 Peter III of Russia — Peter III Emperor Peter III, 1762 Emperor and Autocrat of All the Russias Reign 5 January 1762 – 9 July 1762 …

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